melta III “digest”

transitive (acc)

active voice
present indicative present subjunctive
1sg ek melt 1pl vér meltum 1sg ek melta 1pl vér meltim
2sg þú meltr 2pl þér meltið 2sg þú meltir 2pl þér meltið
3sg hon meltr 3pl þau melta 3sg hon melti 3pl þau melti
preterite indicative preterite subjunctive
1sg ek malt 1pl vér multum 1sg ek mylta 1pl vér myltim
2sg þú malzt 2pl þér multuð 2sg þú myltir 2pl þér myltið
3sg hon malt 3pl þau multu 3sg hon mylti 3pl þau mylti
preterite infinitive multu
past participle f. moltin m. moltinn n. moltit
imperative 2sg melt 1pl meltum 2pl meltið
middle voice: meltask (not attested)
present indicative present subjunctive
1sg ek meltumk 1pl vér meltumk 1sg ek meltumk 1pl vér meltimk
2sg þú melzk 2pl þér meltizk 2sg þú meltisk 2pl þér meltizk
3sg hon melzk 3pl þau meltask 3sg hon meltisk 3pl þau meltisk
preterite indicative preterite subjunctive
1sg ek multumk 1pl vér multumk 1sg ek myltumk 1pl vér myltimk
2sg þú malzk 2pl þér multuzk 2sg þú myltisk 2pl þér myltizk
3sg hon malzk 3pl þau multusk 3sg hon myltisk 3pl þau myltisk
past participle n. moltizk
imperative 2sg melzk 1pl meltumk 2pl meltizk

PG *meltaną, OE melt III, ME melten, MnE melt, Dutch smelten, German schmelzen. MnE smelt derives from Middle Dutch or Low German. Mostly found as class 1 weak (melti, meltr); we may assume reflexive attestations belong there.

consonant clusters

Corpus search: present active / preterite active / present reflexive / preterite reflexive

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